Native Americans – Workstation – Totem Poles

Review the following PowerPoint and follow the directions below (which are also printed in your tub). Happy creating!

 

I CAN…
• Click through the PowerPoint on mrsplavichsclass.com to learn about the totem poles created by tribes like the Kwakiutl
• Draw your totem pole design on your sheet of paper using the guidelines a member of the Kwakiutl tribe might follow (represents family, animals, etc.)
• Decorate it and make it colorful!
• Glue two strips of paper on the back like the example and turn in to Mrs. Plavich

Native American Scavenger Hunt

Detective

TASK:

You are a web detective! Using the following links, see what information you can uncover about various tribes (Hopi, Pawnee, Inuit, Kwakiutl, Nez Perce, Seminole). You will need to be ready to share your findings with your group!

The chart can be downloaded for free from the following Teachers Pay Teachers store:

https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Native-American-Notes-Chart-Hopi-Inuit-Kwakiutl-Pawnee-Seminole-Nez-Perce-1921533

LINKS AND VIDEOS: (you may only search on these sites – do not use a search engine)

{ARCTIC – INUIT}

 

http://www.school.eb.com/elementary/article?articleId=353295

http://www.warpaths2peacepipes.com/indian-tribes/inuit-tribe.htm

{NORTHWEST – KWAKIUTL}

http://www.school.eb.com/elementary/article?articleId=353353&query=kwakiutl&ct=

http://www.bigorrin.org/kwakiutl_kids.htm

https://www.britannica.com/topic/Kwakiutl

{PLATEAU – NEZ PERCE}

http://www.school.eb.com/elementary/article?articleId=353533

http://www.scsc.k12.ar.us/2002Outwest/NaturalHistory/Projects/LachowskyR/Nez_Perce.htm

http://www.ducksters.com/history/native_americans/nez_perce.php

{SOUTHWEST – HOPI}

http://www.school.eb.com/elementary/article?articleId=353264&query=hopi&ct=

http://www.bigorrin.org/hopi_kids.htm

http://www.warpaths2peacepipes.com/indian-tribes/hopi-tribe.htm

{PLAINS-PAWNEE}

http://www.school.eb.com/elementary/article?articleId=390828

http://www.bigorrin.org/pawnee_kids.htm

http://native-american-indian-facts.com/Great-Plains-American-Indian-Facts/Pawnee-Indian-Facts.shtml

{SOUTHEASTERN – SEMINOLE}

http://www.school.eb.com/elementary/article?articleId=353756&query=Seminole&ct=

http://www.ducksters.com/history/native_americans/seminole_tribe.php

http://www.historyforkids.net/seminole-tribe.html

{ADDITIONAL INFORMATION}

Carol Hurst http://www.carolhurst.com/subjects/nativeamericans.html

Tribal Names and what they mean http://www.americanindian.net/names.html

Kwakiutl – http://www.mnsu.edu/emuseum/cultural/northamerica/kwakiutl.html

Nez Perce – http://www.nezperce.org/History/JacksonSundown.htm

http://web.archive.org/web/20010619223335/www.cia-g.com/~rockets/domagala.nezperce.htm

http://www.nezperce.org/History/FrequentlyAskedQ.htm

Hopi – http://www.crystalinks.com/hopi.html

http://inkido.indiana.edu/w310work/romac/hopi.htm

http://www.mnsu.edu/emuseum/cultural/northamerica/hopi.html

Pawnee –http://www.pawneenation.org/history.htm

http://www.mnsu.edu/emuseum/cultural/northamerica/pawnee.html

Seminole – http://www.nativetech.org/scenes/index.html

http://www.school.eb.com/elementary/article?articleId=353756

http://www.seminoletribe.com/

http://georgiainfo.galileo.usg.edu/seminole.htm

http://www.indigenouspeople.net/seminole.htm